Category: Educational

Spelled Shortbread Cookies

My latest baking obsession has been cookies.  Most especially, shortbread cookies!  A fan of persnickety recipes (for some reason), I love the delicacy of shortbread.  It’s actually a very simple recipe, it only requires some patience.  What’s especially nice about this simple treat is…

The History of Yule and the Wild Hunt

This year for the holidays, I wanted to especially focus on Yule.  Now, a number of events are connected to the Yuletide season and the Yule Feast:  the Winter Solstice, the Roman Saturnalia, and of course, Christmas.  Here I’ll go over the basics, and…